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Millennials. The kids who are always on their phones, too lazy to get jobs but not lazy enough to stop complaining about their...


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Political participation is a complex notion millennials, especially college students, struggle to grasp. It’s hard for millennials to clutch the concept because they...

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With the exception of one of my classes, I tend to subscribe to the age-old practice that handwriting notes is much better than...


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